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Long Term Effects Of Norco
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) safety:
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is essentially hydrocodone with Acetaminophen (tylenol).
Yes, it is safe for long-term use, but the adverse aspect of this is narcotic tolerance, and a need for higher doses.
So the safest thing to do is to use this medication for the shortest duration tolerable. ...Read more
I have chronic interstitial cystitis. Tried several meds with limited success. Is it normal to be on a pain medication such as norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) long term?
Is long-term oxycodone (opana) use safer than long-term vicodin or norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) use, since the former contains no acetaminophen which harms the liver?
Possibly: Most medications are processed through your liver. Normally, a healthy liver will easily process and eliminate acetaminophen. However, if the liver is abnormal or exposed to excess amounts of acetaminophen, then severe harm could result. Remember that all opioids (opana, vicodin, etc) must be taken carefully under your physician's guidance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Took 2 fioricet for headache. How long do I have to wait before taking norco for kidney stone pain?
75mg Lyrica (pregabalin) and 20mg baclofen for peripheral neuropathy. How long after can I take 5/325 norco for pain??
I have been taking 3 norcos (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) a day for 2 years 10/325 how long until the withdrawals are gone?
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen): Withdrawal usually lasts from 3-5 days.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) has a short half life. It is not detectable in the urine ~4-5 days after the last use. I understand that you are trying to get off of it before conceiving a baby. You have to keep in mind that it will not be an easy quit as going off it can cause withdrawal and it may be a real problem to deal with, so if you plan to have a baby, I suggest you get off Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) way before you conceive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been on norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 7.5 for 20 mos, is there anything else that can be given that will kill pain better n last longer? These don't work like they did
Low risk: Tramadol and hydrocodone are class iii narcotics that are moderate potency. They are safe to take together if effective pain control is not reached with either of therm alone and they do not cause untoward side effects such as drowsiness or dizziness. Generally the two narcotics are prescribed separately and are taken every four to six hours as needed for pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are some tried and true ways to get off of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and how long will the withdrawal symptoms last?
The best way to get off narcotics short term is to taper or reduce dose slowly over days.
The larger the dose and the longer the time taking it will make withdrawal a more difficult task. You may require professional help and treatment of side effects through the weaning process. ...Read more
If I was. Allergic to a pill how long after taking it would I know I took norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) but I've took vicidion and lortab before what's the chance of allergy?
Minutes to hours: If you are allergic to a drug, the reaction usually occurs within minutes and 2 hours. However if the reaction is a rash, it may take several days. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is not a highly allergenic drug although you may get side effects from the opiate it contains. ...Read more
How fast does a tolerance to norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 10/325 develop? Messed up my back at and tried alternative pain control. But no longer cant. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) not helping.
"messed up"?: If you back condition is due to trauma it should improve relatively quickly or needs specific delineation. You also mention another pain condition (migraine), and maybe a third (dry socket); so, your pain biology may be at issue. If so, then your path with opiates may be problematic and you should not continue to take more unless you look carefully at your addictcion potential. ...Read more
What can I do for chronic back. Pain my norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is no longer effective?
How long will norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) or vicodin show up on a silvia drug screen my doctors will preform?
About 24 hours.: Hydrocodone, the active ingredient in both Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and vicodin, has a relatively short half life, about 4 hours. This means that regardless of the amount of drug in your system, half of it will be eliminated in the period of the half-life. To be safe, one should allow at least four to five half-lives to pass after ingestion of the drug. 4 to 5 x 4 hours = 16-20 hours. Www. Opiatecure. Com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer